Tag Archives: geology

Book review: ‘The Ice Age’ by Jamie Woodward

A very short introduction.

20-Feb-1835: Darwin witnesses an earthquake

On 20th February, 1835, Charles Darwin was lying down in a wood having a rest in Valvidia, Southern Chile, when he experienced a major earthquake.

Book review: ‘Charles Darwin, Geologist’ by Sandra Herbert

What Charles Darwin did for geology.

Geological Society opens archives (temporarily)

Why not permanently?

Mountain formation

A continental crash that raised one of the biggest mountain chains in the Earth's history may be responsible for the explosive diversification of animals more than 500 million years ago.